Employee Safety in a manufacturing environment is the top priority. Conducting a risk assessment helps
to define hazards and find solutions to reduce risk. Options to consider include:
- Eliminate the Risk
- Apply Engineering Controls to minimize the risk
- Establish and Enforce Administrative Controls to minimize the risk
Implementation of a safety policy is critical to establishing and maintaining a safe work environment.
The following resources are intended to help you learn more about accessing risk and protecting employees.
RIA: Robotics Industry Association
Doors and Gates:
DASMA: Door & Access Systems Manufacturers Association
OSHA: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
Machinery and Machine Guarding 29 CFR Part 1910 Subpart O
MHIA: Material Handling Industry of America